turfman

noun
turf·​man | \ ˈtərf-mən How to pronounce turfman (audio) \

Definition of turfman

: a devotee of horse racing especially : a person who owns and races horses

First Known Use of turfman

1818, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of turfman was in 1818

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“Turfman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/turfman. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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